On the Spot Admissions

You can still apply for the spring 2018 Semester!


Queensborough Community College is accepting applications and on the spot direct admissions for the spring 2018 semester. Just walk in and our friendly admissions staff will assist you – no appointment necessary!


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How to Apply for On the Spot Direct Admissions

To complete an application, transfer and freshman applicants should visit the Office of Admission during the following *business hours:

  • Monday: 8:45AM to 5PM

  • Tuesday: 8:45AM to 7PM

  • Wednesday: 8:45AM to 7PM

  • Thursday: 8:45AM to 5PM

  • Friday: 8:45AM to 5PM

*In order to allow for adequate processing time, please arrive no later than an hour before closing.

In addition to the application all applicants must should submit the following information directly to the Office of Admissions:

Freshman Applicants

You are considered a freshman applicant if you have not previously attended any college, university, and/or proprietary school since graduating high school.

  • Official high school transcript from all high schools attended, or original GED Diploma with score sheet attached. An official transcript must be in a sealed envelope from the institution issuing it. If the high school will not give you an official transcript, please have it mailed to the Office of Admissions, 222-05 56th Avenue, A-210, Bayside, New York 11354. If you have the transcript mailed directly to you, please do not open it. Once opened, it is not considered official.
  • Application fee of $65 (USD) payable by credit card, check, money order or cash.

Interested in applying for fall 2018 instead? Visit: CUNY's Undergraduate Admissions page

Transfer Applicants

You are considered a transfer applicant if you have attended any college, university, and/or proprietary school since graduating from high school. This applies whether or not you are seeking transfer credit and/or changing a program of study.

  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended. An official transcript must be in a sealed envelope from the institution issuing it. If the institution will not give you an official transcript, please have it mailed to the Office of Admissions, 222-05 56th Avenue, A-210, Bayside, New York 11354. If you have the transcript mailed directly to you, please do not open it. Once opened, it is no longer official. If you are a CUNY student, you do not need to request a copy of this transcript to send to us. We will have access to your transcript.
  • Application fee of $70 (USD) payable by credit card, check, money order or cash.

Interested in applying for Fall 2018 instead? CUNY's Undergraduate Admissions Application page

Please Note: Freshmen or transfer students, who have completed all or part of their education outside the United States and U.S. territories, cannot file directly for admission at the college. You must apply through the University Processing Center (UAPC) for the fall 2018 semester. Please see CUNY's Undergraduate Admissions page for more information.

Veterans interested in applying should consult the Veterans Step-by-Step Guide.

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Contact Us, Location and Hours

222-05 56th Avenue
Bayside, New York 11354

Administration Building
Room: A-210

Email Admissions@qcc.cuny.edu
Phone (718) 281-5000

Office Hours:
Mondays, Thursdays & Fridays: 8:45-5pm
Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 8:45-7pm

Services for Students with Disabilities

If you need accommodation(s) due to a disability, please contact QCC’s office of Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) located in room S-132 or call 718-631-6257.

Campus Cultural Centers

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